As CFO, Jens oversees BBI and its member companies’ financial operations, including financial planning and analysis, financial reporting, insurance, internal audit, tax, and acquisitions. Additionally, he directs procurement and IT systems. Jens is a valued strategic partner to the BBI and member companies’ executive teams, providing portfolio analysis, resource planning, and financial oversight as well as operational performance and evaluation.
Throughout his career, he has held a variety of financial leadership positions for several multi-million and multi-billion dollar companies including senior vice president, chief financial officer at NANA Regional Corporation, ASRC Energy Services, and ASRC Construction Holding Company. As senior auditor at KPMG, L.L.P., he provided audit and consulting services to companies up to $700 million in revenue.
Jens holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics from Philipps-University in Marburg, Germany, and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and International Finance from the University of Alaska Anchorage. He currently serves a three-year term on the Alaska Insurance Guaranty Association (AIGA) Board of Governors and is a member of the American Institute of CPAs.